Trails & Treks

Discover the beauty of Saanich Parks and nature in your backyard. 

Enjoy fresh air, beautiful scenery, a friendly chat and gentle exercise as we take different walks through Saanich parks and trails. A great way to meet people!

Gentle Walk and Talk 55+ *Registration Required*

Enjoy fresh air, beautiful scenery, friendly chat and gentle exercise as we take different walks through Saanich parks and trails. Walks follow mainly chip or gravel trails but may have some steep sections. Sorry, dogs not permitted.

Mondays and Thursdays 9:30 to 11 a.m. 
John Henigman

  • July 2 - 32069 Beaver Lake. Meet at Beaver Lake parking lot (Nature House) off of Elk Lake Drive. Bus Routs: 72
  • July 6 - 34723 and July 9 - 32076  Calvert Park to Logan Park. Meet at far West end of Viaduct Avenue, off Interurban. Bus Routes: 21, 83
  • July 13 - 34721 and July 16 - 32074 Ten Mile Point. Meet by Arbutus road at Wedgewood Park. Bus: 11
  • July 20 - 34722 and July 23 - 32075 Cadboro Bay to Mystic. Meet at Cadboro Gyro Park end of Sinclair Road. Beside Washrooms. Bus: 11
  • July 27 - 34719 and July 30 - 32077 Colquitz to Hyacinth Park. Meet at Colquitz Creed park sign near Silver City Theatre at Tillicum Mall. Bus: 8,9,26
  • Aug 6 - 32073 Sayward Hill. Meet at Lochside Park, off Cordova Bay Road, past Mattick's Farm. Bus: 32
  • Aug 13 - 32070 Swan Lake, Reynolds, Playfair Parks. Meet at end of Nelthrope, off McKenzie. Bus: 26
  • Aug 20 - 32071 Uvic Alumni Chip Trail. Meet at Henderson Rec Centre, outside main door, 2291 Cedar Hill X Road. Bus: 4,9,14
  • Aug 27 - 32072 Viaduct Flats to Horticulture Centre of Pacific. Meet at Viaduct Flats parking lot, on Interurban, north of Camosun College. Bus: 21, 83

Sunday Walks *Registration Required*

Discover the beauty of Saanich parks and nature in your backyard. Guided walks are open to adults of all ages. Please wear sturdy footwear and bring drinking water. Walks go rain or shine. Leashed, well-socialized dogs are welcome.

Sundays 1 to 3 p.m. 
Penny Stevens and Robert Newell

  • July 26 - 30979 Exploring Interurban/ Prospect Lake Area. Meet/park at corner of Interurban Road and Viaduct Avenue West. Bus: 21,83
  • Aug 23 - 33113 Outerbridge Park to Shadywoof Park. Meet at Lochside Elementary School at intersection of Royal Oak Drive and Lochside Drive. Bus: 39